Head on to Embassy House for some of the most attractively priced and well-situated residences for sale in downtown Sarasota. This condominium is located at 770 South Palm Avenue, right on the southern terminus of the classy Marina Row stretching over ½ a mile off Bayfront Drive.
Embassy House was built in 1974 but recent upgrades make it comparable with Sarasota residences of more recent vintage. This property was meticulously developed to take full advantage of its coveted bayside location. Constructed with a total of 17 floors, it remains as one of the 20 tallest buildings in Sarasota.
Given this, its high-rise condos are thus provided with the breathtaking waterfront panorama of Sarasota Bay, Ringling Bridge, the marina and Bayfront Park. The vista and ambiance provided by the condominium’s neighboring Marie Selby Gardens are as mesmerizing as well.
Attractively Priced Condos
Embassy House is composed of sixty-eight condos. Many of these have been stylishly remodeled for a more contemporary character and visual appeal. Added charm is likewise provided by the recent Embassy House upgrades which include new flooring in the condominium’s common areas.
The residences for sale at Embassy House range between 1,272 square feet and 2,568 square feet designed with two to three bedrooms. In 2016, their pricing hovered at the $600s and $700s, remarkably attractive considering this condominium’s walkable bayfront location, exquisite features and superb amenities.
The facilities at Embassy House, which is a 24-hour secured building, include a fitness center and heated pool. Each residence in this property has an assigned garage parking spot, and open parking is available as well.
Rentals Are OK
Proximity to downtown Sarasota’s delightful points of interest makes Embassy House ideal as a seasonal residence with income-generating potential as a vacation rental residence. This condominium is within walking distance to the city core teeming with venues for life and leisure activities.
One of these is the popular art walk held each first Friday of the month at Palm Avenue. The nearby Bayfront Park and Marina Jack are two other favored destinations by both locals and visitors alike. Downtown shops and boutiques are also plentiful around Embassy House which should be a hands-down favorite in searches of downtown residences for sale in Sarasota.